Oxford University to test Covid-19 vaccine response among children for first time

Oxford University to test Covid-19 vaccine response among children for first time

The University of Oxford has launched a study to assess the safety and immune response of the Covid-19 vaccine it has developed with AstraZeneca Plc in children for the first time, it said on Saturday.

Oxford will study top-selling prescription drug for potential Covid-19 treatment

Oxford will study top-selling prescription drug for potential Covid-19 treatment

Britain's Oxford University said today it would study whether the world's best-selling prescription medicine, adalimumab, was an effective treatment for Covid-19 patients, the latest effort to repurpose existing drugs as potential coronavirus therapies.

Qatar researcher wins UN award for study on digital gender gap

Qatar researcher wins UN award for study on digital gender gap

The winners of the awards, which aim to explore how different methods of collecting and analysing big data can monitor gender gaps, were announced at an event at the UN General Assembly recently.

Malala Yousafzai wins place at Oxford University

Malala Yousafzai wins place at Oxford University

Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Taliban for advocating education for girls in her native Pakistan, announced on Thursday she has won a place to study at Oxford University.

Orioles get 20 hits in 18-7 rout of Red Sox

Orioles get 20 hits in 18-7 rout of Red Sox

The Baltimore Orioles circled the bases more often than ever before under Buck Showalter, twice scoring six runs in an inning and pounding out 20 hits without even batting in the ninth.